Video Roundup

Video Roundup

Videos are kind of reviews sort of. Right? Digital Foundry-Ryzen 5 1600/1600X vs Core i5/ i7/ Ryzen 7 Gaming BenchmarksGamers Nexus-Threadripper Thermal Paste Methods BenchmarkedTech Epiphany-Doom On A12-9800 / ~Athlon X4 950 / Athlon X4 970 / with a RX 470. Gameplay Frame-rate TestAMD-EPYC™ memory bound HPC performance – Extended …

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Review Roundup

Hardware Review Roundup

Tech ARP-The AMD Ryzen 3 1300X Quad-Core Processor ReviewTech Radar-The AMD Ryzen Threadripper is the most powerful processor we’ve ever testedGamers Nexus-AMD Threadripper Thermal Paste Application Methods Tested

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GPU

FreeSync Versus G-Sync

Techspot takes a look at adaptive sync tech from AMD and Nvidia. The extra $200 means I have 4 27″ 144Hz Freesync monitors, and zero G-sync in my shop. Adaptive sync display technologies from Nvidia and AMD have been on the market for a few years now, however it’s just …

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GPU

Air and Watercooled Vega RX Pictured

Anandtech also has a picture of the watercooled and aircooled Vega RX GPUs.

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CPUMotherboards

Threadripper August Release Dates Revealed

Anandtech reports that AMD’s Threadripper 1900X class CPUs will be coming this August with two drop dates. The news at the top of the hour is the date at which AMD is making Threadripper and associated TR4 based motherboards available at retail: August 10th. This is expected to be a …

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CPU

Threadripper 1950X Performance First Look

Our friends at Hot Hardware thankfully have a first look at Ryzen Threadripper 1950X performance! We want to underscore the fact that this is a very early prototype system from Alienware, and while the Threadripper 1950X performance metrics you’ll see on the pages ahead won’t change much when the chips …

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Review Roundup

Hardware Review Roundup

Play3r.net-ASUS ROG RX 570 STRIX Graphics Card Review Overclocked inside-MSI X370 XPower Gaming Titanium Lesertest

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CPU

Threadripper In Pictures

Anandtech has posted some pics of Threadripper. Yes, they are laser etched with the review sites name on it. Jealous!

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Site Updates

Site Updates In Progress

You might notice some changes on the site. Jeff is changing things up a bit. A forum will be coming eventually. Also you might notice our old K7 logo. Yep. We are likely going to roll out a new one. Perhaps its time for a logo contest?

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CPU

Threadripper Cooler Details

AMD has a post on finding a cooler for Threadripper. Of course AMD will be providing a bracket that works with a number of watercoolers. A compatible list is here. It’s super simple: included with every AMD Ryzen Threadripper CPU is a free mounting bracket that enables compatibility with a …

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